Board and Senior Staff Compensation

Board and Senior Staff Compensation

In keeping with IRWD's transparency pledge, we offer the following information on salary & benefits for IRWD Board of Directors and Senior Staff.  In order to maintain consistency of reporting, the chart was compiled from Calendar year 2016 information submitted to the California State Controller's office as required by law.  Also available is the 2016 compensation chart  that includes all IRWD employees as well as the Board of Directors.

 IRWD Board of Directors and Senior Staff Salaries & Benefits for Calendar Year 2016*

Job Title

2016 W-2 Wages Subject to Medicare
Box 5

Employer's Share of Pension Benefits**

Deferred Compensation**

Health, Dental  
  & Vision**

Total Compensation


Board of Directors***

Board Member
Mary Aileen Matheis

    29,780

       5,618

                 0 

      8,837

     43,235

Board Member
Steve LaMar

    30,040

          0

                 0  

     14,776

     44,816

Board Member                           Doug Reinhart        

    29,952

          0

                 0  

     15,656

     45,608

Board Member
Peer Swan

    29,520

       5,569

                 0  

    15,656

     50,745

Board Member
John Withers

    26,684

       5,034

                 0  

    14,338

     46,056


Staff

General Manager                  

  309,790

     54,684

       10,866

    21,024

   396,634

Executive Director of Engineering and Water Quality

  231,871

     40,182

       8,470

    20,706

   301,229

Executive Director of Finance

  224,920

     40,182

        4,093

     6,897

   276,092

Executive Director of Operations

  222,738

     40,138

        8,461

    15,815

   287,152

Executive Director of Water Policy

  217,852

     39,567

       8,332

    21,027

   286,778

Director of Administrative Services

  218,572

     37,540

       7,619

    15,815

   279,546

Director of Human Resources

  197,073

     34,265

       7,257

    21,024

   259,619

Director of Public Affairs

  191,964

     34,323

       7,176

     7,917

   241,380

Director of Water Resources

  204,060

     35,306

       7,441

    21,024

   267,831

Director of Treasury & Risk Management

  209,954

     37,518

      7,619

    21,024

   276,115


*     2016 Data submitted to the State Controller's Office "Government Compensation in California" program.
**   Employer paid benefits
*** Each year, the Board of Directors reviews and takes formal action to set Board compensation in accordance with State of California law. Each year, the Board of Directors reviews and takes formal action to set Board compensation in accordance with State of California law. On Novemberr 14, 2016, the IRWD Board of Directors approved their fees for calendar year 2017 at $273.00 per meeting, not to exceed 10 meetings per month.

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